Awards

  • 2018 McWane Ergo Cup - Best Innovation (representing the most innovative project): Manchester Tank, Elkhart, Indiana - Rotary Brush Cleaning

    Designed and installed automated rotary brush to clean copper bars between welding cycles.

  • 2017 Pollution Prevention Challenge - "Why Didn't I Think Of That" Award: Manchester Tank, Elkhart; Dry Lubricant Reduction

  • 2016 Outstanding Environmental Performance-Fabrication Award - Manchester Tank Quincy

    Manchester Tank & Equipment Company in Quincy, Illinois is awarded the Outstanding Environmental Performance — Fabrication.

    The following factors are considered in the selection process for the current calendar year:

    • Environmental Audit grade
    • Environmental implementation — configuration, training and use
    • McWane EHS MS implementation (environmental portion)
    • Diligence in addressing audit and other corrective actions
    • Demonstrated senior management commitment to environmental excellence
    • Relationship with regulators (local, state and federal)
    • Amount and quality  of resources applied to environmental management
    • Receptiveness to and participation in company-wide environmental initiatives
    • Innovative ideas and solutions on environmental matters
  • 2015 Pollution Prevention Challenge - Third place: Manchesher Tank & Equipment - Quincy; P2 Projects

  • 2015 Outstanding Environmental Performance- Fabrication Award

    Manchester Tank & Equipment Crossvile is awarded the Outstanding Environmental Performance- Fabrication Award.

    The following factors are considered in the selection process for the current calendar year:

    •  Environmental Audit grade
    • Environmental implementation – configuration, training and use
    • McWane EHS MS implementation (environmental portion)
    • Diligence in addressing audit and other corrective actions
    • Demonstrated senior management commitment to environmental excellence
    • Relationship with regulators (local, state and federal)
    • Amount and quality  of resources applied to environmental management
    • Receptiveness to and participation in company-wide environmental initiatives
    • Innovative ideas and solutions on environmental matters
  • 2014 Pollution Prevention Challenge - Third place: Manchester Tank & Equipment - Elkhart; Heat Recovery

  • 2013 Pollution Prevention Challenge - Third place: Manchester Tank, Bedford; Raw Material Reduction Hot Oil Tank

  • 2013 Pollution Prevention Challenge - “Why Didn’t I Think of It?” Award Winner: Manchester Tank, Elkhart; Round Seam Flux Elimination

  • Environmental Stewardship Program

    In 2008, Manchester Tank in Elkhart completed its first year of membership in the Indiana Department of Environmental Management’s Environmental Stewardship Program (ESP).

  • 2006 Governor’s Award

    A system that reduces the plant’s demand for electricity, earned Manchester Tank Elkhart the 2006 Governor’s Award for Energy/Renewable Resources.

  • OSHA Voluntary Protection Program Star Status

    Manchester Tank achieved OSHA Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Star status.  To achieve Star status, not only do all of the safety and health programs need to be exemplary and their management commitment and employee involvement outstanding, but the 3-year injury rates also need to be below the industry average.